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Untitled engraving showing Columbus and his brother Bartolomeo being sent back to Spain in chains from Hispaniola


The moment in which Columbus is bound in chains by the emissary of the Spanish Monarchs and sent back to Spain in disgrace is movingly captured in this beautifully colored engraving from de Bry's monumental collection of history and travel narratives, the Grands Voyages.
Item Number: G098
Cartographer: Theodor de Bry
Place & Date: Frankfurt / 1594/1631
Size: 8" x 13" (overall sheet)
Condition:
Price: $185.00